Joy Rider: Inside the 45 Metre Damen Support Vessel | Boat International
In Pictures: Inside the 45 Metre Damen Support Vessel Joy Rider
1/10
Underway

Joy Rider is the first hull in Damen's newly developed range of 45 metre superyacht support vessels, which was first revealed during the 2018 Monaco Yacht Show.

2/10
In Convoy with Aurora Borealis

Joy Rider captured underway with the recently delivered first hull in the Amels 220 superyacht range Aurora Borealis.

3/10
The Helideck

Joy Rider features a generous touch and go helipad aft and accommodation for a crew of seven, including a helicopter pilot. Elsewhere, Joy Rider has enough deck space to carry a small aircraft, a submersible, a six-wheel drive off-road vehicle and tenders weighing up to six tonnes and measuring 10.5 metres.

4/10
The Bridge

Joy Rider's propulsion comes from a pair of Caterpillar C32 TTA engines for a top speed of 16.5 knots and range of 5,000 nautical miles at 12 knots.

5/10
At Anchor

Other features on board Joy Rider include zero-speed stabilisers and a deck crane for tenders and toys weighing up to 6.7 tonnes.

6/10
The Galley

The 10 square metre galley on board Joy Rider is fitted with plentiful dry, cold and freeze storage to facilitate long periods at sea.

7/10
Main Deck Guest Stateroom

Three guest ensuite cabins furnished in yacht quality interiors comprise the accommodation on board Joy Rider. The crew quarters meanwhile accommodate a staff of seven.

8/10
The Master Stateroom

Built with an aluminium superstructure, the exterior and interior design of Joy Rider was handled by Damen’s in-house design team.

9/10
The Main Deck Saloon
10/10
The Sundeck

Located behind the wheelhouse, the 28 square metre sun deck is the perfect spot for guests to spend a relaxing evening. The versatile space can also be used to store Jet Skis and other water toys.

SPONSORED LISTINGS

Motor Yacht

NYOTA

Couach Yachts |  37 m |  12 guests |  €3,500,000
Motor Yacht

GLADIATOR

Feadship |  44.65 m |  10 guests |  €19,900,000
Motor Yacht

QUITE ESSENTIAL

Heesen Yachts |  55 m |  12 guests |  €26,000,000